Season Information
Team Name
1980 Kansas City Royals
American League
W-L Record
97-65 (.599)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
1 / 3 / 3
Runs For/Against
809 / 694   Diff: +115
Lost World Series (Phillies)
Playoff Series
Lost World Series (Phillies)
Playoff Series
ALCS vs NYA (W 3-0) ... WS vs PHI (L 4-2)
General Manager(s)
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Frank Wills (1-16)
Attendance Rank
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
Years Active
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1980 MLB Franchise and Minor League Affiliates

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YearTeam NameLeagueDivisionLevelGWLWPctGBLRfRaDiffRankLgRankAttendanceAtt RankManagerBallparkPlayoffs
1980Kansas City RoyalsAmerican LeagueWestMLB1629765.5990809694115132,288,7145Jim FreyRoyals StadiumLost World Series (Phillies)
1980Omaha RoyalsAmerican AssociationWestAAA1366670.48526637677-4034159,1134Joe SparksJohnny Rosenblatt Stadiumdnq
1980Jacksonville SunsSouthern LeagueWesternAA1446381.43834.5664740-7648133,2184Gene LamontSam W. Wolfson Baseball Parkdnq
1980Fort Myers RoyalsFlorida State LeagueSouthernA+1366670.48516.5645596493600---Terry Park Ballfielddnq
1980Charleston (sc) RoyalsSouth Atlantic LeagueSouthernA1397861.5610708707112108,1912Ron MihalCollege ParkLost in Finals
1980Gulf Coast Royals BlueGulf Coast League-Rk634023.63503492471021100Joe JonesBaseball City StadiumLeague Champions
1980Gulf Coast Royals GoldGulf Coast League-Rk622240.35517.5241301-6010900Roy TannerBaseball City Stadiumdnq
7 record(s)
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. League Abbreviation or name of league Division League division, geographically (usually) grouping of teams within a league Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division G Games Played (or Pitched) W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L)) GBL Games behind leader. ((Team A Wins-Team B Wins) + (Team A Losses-Team B Losses))/2 RF Runs For RA Runs Against Diff Run Differential. RF-RA Rank If team context, indicates Divisional Rank LgRank Rank within a League. For MLB, refers to AL or NL Attendance Number of people paying for tickets for games Att Rank Attendance rank within the league Manager Manager(s) for this team Ballpark Team or School's ballpark for the season Playoffs Playoff participation description.

Organizational Roster for 1980 Kansas City Royals

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    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Willie Aikens1BLR25MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    David AlbrightPLL23A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A), Gulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Hector ArroyoIFLR0A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    James Atkinson3BLR0AAJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Dave AugustineOFRR30MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)TEX
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Eddie BanePRL28MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    Charles Barclift1BRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    German Barranca2BLR23MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Ron BatterOFRR22AAJacksonville Suns (AA), Charleston (sc) Royals (A), Gulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Roger BeguePBR21A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Billy Best2BRR0AAGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Buddy BiancalanaSS-2BBR20MLBFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Steve BraunOF-3BLR32MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)TOR
    Raymond Bresnahan2BRR0A+Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    George Brett3B-1BLR27MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Ken BrettPLL31MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Mike BrewerOFRR20MLBFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Leon BrownOFRR30MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    Russell BurginOFRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Steve BusbyPRR30MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Chino CadahiaCRR22AAAGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)MIN
    Tom CandiottiPRR22MLBJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Jose CardenalOFRR36MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)NYN
    Manny Castillo3BBR23MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Tim CecilPRR0A+Gulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Dave Chalk3B-SSRR29MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Craig ChamberlainPRR23MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Gary ChristensonPLL27MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Onix ConcepcionSS-2BRR22MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA), Jacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Doug CookPRR17AAGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Junior Cooper3B-PRR0A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A), Gulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Jeff CornellPBR23MLBJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Larry CorrPRR26AAAJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Jerry CramPRR32MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    Keith CreelPRR21MLBFort Myers Royals (A+), Gulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Francis CuttyPRR20A+Gulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Ken CvejdlikPRR23AAAOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Mark DalyPRL25AAAJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Butch DavisOFRR22MLBGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Manuel DeAza3B-OFRR19A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Bob DetherageOFRR25MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Duane DeweyC-1BRR21AAAFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Chris DiLorenzoPRR0AAFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Leon DoakOFRR0A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Keith Drumright2BLR25MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    Rich DubeePBR22AAAOmaha Royals (AAA), Jacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Rawly EastwickPRR29MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Jim EschenIFBR30AAAJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Robert FerrisC-1BRR25AAAFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Dan FirovaCRR23MLBJacksonville Suns (AA)SEA
    Daniel FischerPRR0AAAOmaha Royals (AAA), Jacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Rich GalePRR26MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Bob GangerPRR0AAJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Danny GarciaOF-1BLL26MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    Allan GarrayCRR21ACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Jeff GladdenPRR0AAFort Myers Royals (A+), Gulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    James GleissnerCRR0AACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Dan GrahamCLR25MLBGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)BAL
    Larry GrahekOFLL0ACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Ben GrzybekPLR22AAJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Larry GuraPBL32MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Duane GustavsonCRR25AAAOmaha Royals (AAA), Jacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    John HaleyOFRR0AAJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+), Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Atlee HammakerPBL22MLBJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Roger Hansen3BRR18AAAGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Jeff HanslovanPLL0AAJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Daryl HarperIFBR0AAJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    LaMart HarrisOFRR24AAJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Mike HartOFBR28MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)TEX
    Hal HatcherCRR20AAGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Kelly Heath2BRR22MLBOmaha Royals (AAA), Jacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Bob Hegman2BRR22AAAGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Erik HendricksPRR0AAJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Scott HergottPRR21ACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Moe Hill1B-OFRR33AAFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    David HoggCRR23AAAOmaha Royals (AAA), Jacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Robert Holder1B-OFRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Mark HuismannPRR22MLBGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Clint HurdleOFLR22MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Ulises Infante2BRR20ACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Tim Ireland2B-1BRR27MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    Otis IrvinSSRR19AGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Mark JackmanPLL0A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Abner JohnsonPRR0A+Gulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Aubrey JohnsonCRR17A-Gulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Bert JohnsonPLL0AGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Ron Johnson1BRR24MLBJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Rondin Johnson2BBR21MLBGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Mike JonesPLL20MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Jacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Greg Jonson3BLR0A+Gulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Olice KingP-1BLL0RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Mike KingeryCF-RFLL19MLBGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Kevin KobelPRL26MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)NYN, NYN
    Ron KraussPLL18A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Pete LaCock1B-OFLL28MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Bill LaskeyPRR22MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    James LaughtonPRR0ACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Dennis LeonardPRR29MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Stephen LettrichPRR0A+Gulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Tod LewisCRR0AAJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Dave LuethySSRR0AACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Renie MartinPRR24MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Frank McCannIFRR26AAAOmaha Royals (AAA), Jacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Randy McGilberryPBR26MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)NYN
    Wade McKinney2BRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Chuck McMichaelPLL0AGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Hal McRaeOFRR34MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    William MillerPRR0A+Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Dermot Moriarty1BLL0A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Michael MorleyPRL21AAAOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    Darryl MotleyOFRR20MLBJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Rance Mulliniks3B-SSLR24MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Tommy MutzCLR27AAAOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Harold NataupskyCBR0A-Gulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Willie NealOFRR0A+Gulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Anthony NotarobertoOFRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Rick OdekirkPLL22AAAGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Amos OtisOFRR33MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Carl Owen1BRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Mickey PalmerPBL0A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Darrell ParkerOFRR24AAAJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Bill PaschallPRR26MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    Cliff Pastornicky3BRR21MLBGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Craig Patterson2BRR23AAFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Marty PattinPRR37MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Ken Phelps1BLL25MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Craig PippinPRR22AAAFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Darrell PorterCLR28MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Denny PorterCLR0A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Doug PotestioPRR20AAACharleston (sc) Royals (A), Gulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Kenneth PourPRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jamie QuirkC-3BLR25MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Dan QuisenberryPRR27MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Steve RainePRR19AAFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Martin RankinPRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Julio RodriguezOFRR0A+Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Tom RomanoLFRR21MLBGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    John RosetteCRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Mark RyalOFLL20MLBFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Frank RyanPRR0A+Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Edmund SanfordPRR23AACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Jeff SchattingerPLR24MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    Keith SchuchmannPRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Jim ScrantonSSRR20MLBCharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Robert ShawPLL0RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Theo ShawSSRR20AAAGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Pat SheridanOFLR22MLBJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Luis SilverioOFRR23MLBOmaha Royals (AAA)---
    John SkinnerPLR22AAJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Don SlaughtCRR21MLBFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Mark SmithOFRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Ronald SmithPRR0A+Fort Myers Royals (A+), Gulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Randy SparksPRR19RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Paul SplittorffPLL33MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Daniel St. ClairPRR0AAACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Russ StephansCRR21AAACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Lester StrodePLL22AAAGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Ken SwankPLL0AGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Jackie Talley3B-1BRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Jerry TerrellSS-3BRR33MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Tim TimlinPRR23A+Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Rusty TorresOFBR31MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Raul TovarOFRR21AAAJacksonville Suns (AA), Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Rob TownleyOFRR0A+Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Ira Turner1BRR0AAFort Myers Royals (A+), Gulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Jeff TwittyPLL22MLBKansas City Royals (MLB), Omaha Royals (AAA)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Walt VanderbushPLR21AAAFort Myers Royals (A+), Charleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    John VercoePLL21AGulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Libardo VillalbaPRR0RkGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Curtis VoylesPRR0AACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Keith Vranesh3BRR0ACharleston (sc) Royals (A), Gulf Coast Royals Gold (Rk)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Curtis Wallace3BBR0A+Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    U.L. WashingtonSSBR26MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    John WathanC-1BRR30MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Dennis WebbOFLR0AAJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Brad Wellman2B-SSRR20MLBFort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Phil Westendorf1BRR0AAJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Frank White2BRR29MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    Peder WhiteP---R0A+Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Daniel WieserSSBR0AAAJacksonville Suns (AA)---
    Larry WilliamsPRR0AAJacksonville Suns (AA), Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Frank WillsPRR21MLBCharleston (sc) Royals (A), Gulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Willie WilsonOFBR24MLBKansas City Royals (MLB)---
    David WongP---R0AAGulf Coast Royals Blue (Rk)---
    Brian WoodworthPRR24A+Fort Myers Royals (A+)---
    Marvell WynneOFLL20MLBCharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    Player NamePosBaThAgeHiLvlList of TeamsOther Orgs
    Vin YuhasPRR19AAACharleston (sc) Royals (A)---
    187 record(s)
    Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Pos Defensive Position Ba Bats Th Throws Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. HiLvl Highest Level Reached